(CBS) NEW YORK - Former New York mobster John 'Junior' Gotti was stabbed Sunday night on Long Island, sources tell CBS New York.
Sources tell the station Gotti checked into the hospital and stated that he was stabbed in the stomach Sunday at around 9:45 p.m. in the parking lot of a CVS in Syosset while trying to break up a fight.
'Junior' Gotti is the son of the notorious late Gambino crime family boss John Gotti.
The younger Gotti has been tried four times for rackateering since 2005. Each trial ended in a hung jury.
He says he left organized crime in 1999.